Tag Archives: Tyres

All-weather tyre wins press accolade

French L’argus has published the results of successful testing on the Nokian Weatherproof all season tyre in dry, wet and snowy conditions. Based on tests performed on all-season tyres by the French motoring magazine, L’argus, the Nokian Weatherproof demonstrated good …

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Tyre groove design minimises aquaplaning

Innovative design features on the Nokian iLine range of tyres provides improved grip on flooded roads and lower rolling resistance with reduced noise. Tyre manufacturer Nokian has released the iLine series of summer tyres for small and medium sized cars, …

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All weather tyre range reduces braking distances

The eLine 2 summer tyre from Nokian Tyres has been designed to provide comfort and improved fuel consumption whilst offering improved braking performance. Nokian Tyres has released the eLine 2 summer tyre for reliable performance under in all weather conditions, …

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Sidewall strengthening compound introduced to tyre range

Both winter and summer tyres from Nokian will includ Aramid Sidewall Technology for providing extra strength and reducing the likelihood of tyre wall impact damage. Nokian Tyres is increasing the use of its Aramid Sidewall Technology in off-road vehicle tyres …

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Mid-season winter tyre check recommendations

Nokian provides a guide to checking winter tyres for safe operation and recommends a mid-season repositioning between front and rear axles. Despite many drivers being aware that a tyre’s tread depth will significantly affect driving safety, few of them actually …

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Regional haulage company takes tyre management services

ATS Euromaster will provide tyre services to Lancashire Logistics to ensure safe operation and improve fuel efficiency. Supplying fresh fruit and vegetables throughout Lancashire from its base in Wigan, Lancashire Logistics operates a fleet of 19 lorries and 20 trailers …

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Survey shows Scandinavian attitudes to tyre safety

Michelin has conducted a tyre survey in the Nordic region to gauge differences between the countries in relation to tyre safety. A survey conducted by Michelin has uncovered regional difference in Scandinavia regarding the choice and maintenance of tyres during …

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Trailer telematics reduce tyre-related failures

Michelin is offering fleets a trailer telematics and support package with guaranteed reductions in tyre breakdowns on articulated vehicle trailers. With German breakdown organisation, ADAC citing tyre related problems being the cause of nearly a third of all HGV breakdowns …

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Winter equipment available for Skoda models

Skoda is increasing poor weather safety and convenience for its drivers with a selection of winter equipment available for its model range. With the winter season bringing specific challenges for drivers, vehicle manufacturer Skoda is now offering a selection of …

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Fire and rescue services standardises tyre equipment

Latest generation tyres from Michelin in use for four years on fire and rescue appliances in Scotland for improved traction and performance on mixed roads. After adopting the latest technology in tyres for heavy vehicles, the Scottish Fire and Rescue …

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